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Pectolite with Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Pectolite with Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Pectolite with Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Pectolite with Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 53714
Mineral:Pectolite with Datolite
Locality:Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Radiating white pectolite crystals to 16 mm in hemispherical aggregates to 20 mm across with transparent-to-translucent pale-green datolite crystals to 3 mm with many thin cavities where the pectolite formed over bladed calcite crystals that dissolved. Collected ca. 1980 by Bob Neukum
Overall Size:11x8.5x8 cm
Crystals:1-16 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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